Issue of September 20, 2020
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Baguio limits visitors from Region 1 to 200

“Don’t get too excited for now.”
The Baguio City Tourism Office reminded the public not everyone will be allowed entry to the city yet as part of precautions for the gradual reopening of the city’s tourism to tourists from Region 1 on Sept. 22.

COVID-19 RESPONSE PLAN -- The country’s contact tracing czar and Baguio Mayor Benjamin Magalong briefed Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque and Deputy Chief Implementer Vince Dizon of the National Action Plan Against Covid-19 on the city’s primary triage center at the Baguio Convention Center grounds on Friday in preparation for the reopening of city borders to tourists on Sept. 22. Earlier, persons with disability and those who belong to the marginalized sectors availed of the expanded testing of the city government. -- Ofelia Empian/Harley Palangchao

Baguio Mayor Benjamin Ma-galong has maintained the need to open up the city’s economy and learn to live with the Covid-19.

The Benguet General Hospital plans to open the recently inaugurated molecular laboratory by October after the procurement of equipment to make it fully operational.

Benguet to observe city’s tourism plan

Benguet will closely monitor Baguio City when it opens its borders to tourists starting on Sept. 22 in order to have a basis in crafting its own guidelines.


The public joined the Benguet Electric Cooperative community in mourning the death of its well-loved, former general manager, Gerardo P. Verzosa, who passed away on Sept. 16. He was 64.



STRICTER TRIAGE -- The city government of Baguio through the City Health Services Office is making sure that travelers, especially overseas Filipino workers, who cross the city borders at night time are escorted to the city’s triage at Benitez Hall at Teacher’s Camp. Personnel of the CHSO and the Baguio City Police Office verify the documents presented by travelers. -- Harley Palangchao
ARMY’S ASR COMMANDER -- B/Gen. Milton Beset (2nd from left), an Army general from Mountain Province took the helm as commander of the Army Signal Regiment during turnover rites at Fort Bonifacio in Manila last week. The ASR is the Army’s sole provider of signal support and services. It aims to provide one network for the Philippine Army through its various transformation initiatives. -- Philippine Army photo

SOON TO OPERATE -- The Benguet General Hospital molecular biology laboratory is expected to be operational by October after it was inaugurated on weekend by Gov. Melchor Diclas, Rep. Eric Go Yap, Department of Health-Cordillera Director Ruby Constantino and Asst. Regional Director Amelita Pangilinan, La Trinidad Mayor Romeo Salda, and Vice Mayor Roderick Awingan. The facility at the BeGH compound was constructed from Yap’s personal funds. -- Ofelia Empian
SKY TERRACE -- SM City Baguio finally opened the Sky Terrace which features a “green space” which contain dozens of species of trees and plants with canopied walkways, ponds and waterscapes. The terrace also gives mall patrons a better view of the city’s landscape.
-- Contributed photo
TITLE CONTENDER -- Team Lakay Chair Mark Sangiao is hopeful that flyweight contender Danny Kingad (right) will soon get a rematch with reigning ONE Championship flyweight world champion Adriano Moraes, who will soon defend his belt against former Ultimate Fighting Championship 12-time champion Demetrius Johnson. Adriano defeated Kingad in their first title bout in 2017. -- ONE photo


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